KPTS Documentaries The Piatt Street Crash: Remembering Wichita's Worst...
Remembering the worst Aviation Disaster in Wichita's history. Details
Program: KPTS Documentaries
Episode: The Piatt Street Crash: Remembering Wichita's Worst...
On January 16, 1965, tragedy struck a north east Wichita neighborhood. A KC-135 tanker full of fuel from McConnell Air Force Base crashed just south of 21st & Piatt killing 30 people. This video includes recollections from a woman who saw firsthand the violent crash.
Premiere Date: 01/15/2009
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: NR
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